Channel-billed Toucan (Yellow-ridged)
Ramphastos vitellinus culminatus/pintoi
Sight and Sound
Curtis A Marantz
5 Aug 2000
- ca. 8 km. ENE Careiro do Castanho, Fazenda Toshiba
- -3.7947222 -60.2966667
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: About 250 meters beyond fork in trail in good terra firme forest; four birds seen quite well, bowing their heads while calling; slight orange cast to uppertail coverts, white breast, and yellow band across base of bill; sun in trees, high thin clouds, calm, 79¡ F.
ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Ramphastos vitellinus culminatus to Ramphastos vitellinus culminatus/pintoi to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.